Since the recession, the federal deficit has been topping One Trillion Dollars every year. But just three months ago the Congressional Budget Office predicted that the 2013 deficit would be around $845 billion…well that was then, this is now and the CBO is now projecting the 2013 deficit at $642 billion…just 4% of the gross [...]
“Reality.” The word has a comfortable, solid sound to it, doesn’t it? Good old reality. Dependable, like the North Star…like sunrise. But, is it actually like that? Are you sure that it isn’t just a bunch of ideas planted in your head? Really?
On the other hand, “brainwashing” has such a sinister sound [...]
Watch as House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan explains how he’s “not going to give up on destroying the health care system for the American people.”
With his House budget released today, Rep Paul Ryan repeated all of the goomziama that he spread around the last two budgets…ideas on social safety net items that he ran on and was soundly defeated by President Obama and VP Joe Biden.
Rep Ryan…please note…the AMERICAN PEOPLE disavowed your policies…say goodnight Gracie!
And from [...]
Why is it those who support the status quo on assault weapon ownership and say we can reduce gun violence with better mental health standards are most often the same people who are against single payer universal health care? Couldn’t we do better providing mental health care if everyone had access to mental health providers [...]
Recently Whole Foods CEO John Mackey compared Obamacare to fascism, but after a good amount of outcry and criticism from Whole Foods customers, he’s now singing a different tune. I made a bad choice of language. I was trying to distinguish it between socialism so I took the dictionary definition of fascism, which is when [...]
One of the continuing memes relating to reducing county supervisor salaries is the amount of money the county will save…approximately $850,000…which by the way is just under 90 cents per county resident.
And of course there is continued talk that county government is an unnecessary layer of government that doesn’t have many functions in the [...]